“It’s really wonderful here.” Daniel O’Donnell meets patients and families at LOROS Hospice

Published on 8th October 2018

Patients and families were absolutely thrilled to meet Irish singer Daniel O'Donnell this afternoon when he popped into the Hospice on his way to De Montfort Hall for his performance this evening.

Singing sensation, Daniel, had a tour of the Hospice, including a sneak peek in the new Day Therapy Unit which will welcome its first patients on 15th October.

He met with patients on the Ward, chatted to nursing staff; commenting on how nice and relaxed the Hospice is.

Darron, a patient on the Ward at the Hospice, exchanged stories of their Irish heritage. “It was very nice for him to visit us. We had a lovely chat about my Irish background; he was very friendly and personable. He showed a genuine interest.” said Darron.

LOROS Hospice has 31 beds on their inpatient ward, supporting more than 2,500 people across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

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